posted May 1, 2023

ArtsNYS, Inc. is seeking candidates for the Board of Directors who are dedicated to the “ground level” mobilization of resources, networks, and community engagement required for effective expansion.

Serving as a Board member for ArtsNYS represents an extraordinary opportunity for any individual passionate about ensuring a robust and accessible arts, culture, and heritage sector in New York State. In addition to the commitment to ensure ethnic, generational, and geographic diversity among Board members, ArtsNYS is also seeking candidates who may provide specific experience, insight, or expertise in the following disciplines: law, accounting, fundraising, state government operations, marketing and IT, or executive-level management in arts-adjacent fields (health, education, commerce).

Qualified individuals will be able to demonstrate a clear track-record of community service, either professionally or in a volunteer-capacity, that may be brought to bear in the context of this state-wide operation.

ArtsNYS will develop a broad coalition of allies who reflect the demographic diversity of New York State and rich variety of perspectives inherent in the arts, culture, and heritage sector. ArtsNYS is committed to the principles of equity, inclusion, and the power of artistic franchise to affect meaningful, positive social change. In this way, ArtsNYS intends to cultivate a Board of Directors which fully embraces a variety of lived experience among members – a critical step toward most effectively serving the best interests of its constituents.

Please send cover letter and CV/Resume via email to

or by mail

265 River St., Troy, NY, 12180

for more information, email


ArtsNYS is an equal opportunity employer. ArtsNYS seeks candidates with diverse backgrounds, experiences and artistic interests to apply. Women, minorities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.